Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 267 233
Rank change year-on-year +19 -34 -14
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 35 31 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.49% 0.38% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 2.60% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 28 24
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +56.25% +28.00%
10th Percentile £21,000 £38,375 £21,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,250 £56,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year - +21.21% +29.41%

Wi-Fi is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 946 1,191 1,001
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.28% 14.73% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 779 966 866
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £21,000 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £64,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Manchester.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 7 £22,000 -
Wigan +12 1 £47,500 +22.58%
Rochdale -14 1 £75,000 +57.89%
Salford - 1 £27,000 -
Wi-Fi
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 26 (74.29%) LAN
1 26 (74.29%) WAN
2 21 (60.00%) Windows
3 20 (57.14%) Cisco
4 19 (54.29%) Firewall
5 18 (51.43%) VoIP
6 17 (48.57%) CCNP
6 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (42.86%) CCNA
8 13 (37.14%) Retail
9 11 (31.43%) Network Security
10 10 (28.57%) Meraki
10 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
11 9 (25.71%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (25.71%) Fortinet
11 9 (25.71%) IPv6
11 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
12 8 (22.86%) IPv4
12 8 (22.86%) Cisco Prime
12 8 (22.86%) Firmware
12 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (22.86%) Games
12 8 (22.86%) PCI DSS
12 8 (22.86%) SolarWinds
12 8 (22.86%) Windows 10
12 8 (22.86%) Cisco CUCM
12 8 (22.86%) FortiGate
12 8 (22.86%) Performance Monitoring
13 7 (20.00%) Office 365
13 7 (20.00%) Active Directory

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 26 (74.29%) LAN
1 26 (74.29%) WAN
2 19 (54.29%) Firewall
3 18 (51.43%) VoIP
4 11 (31.43%) Network Security
5 9 (25.71%) IPv6
6 8 (22.86%) IPv4
7 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
7 6 (17.14%) VPN
8 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (8.57%) BGP
9 3 (8.57%) Cisco IPT
9 3 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (8.57%) Ethernet
9 3 (8.57%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (5.71%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (5.71%) Internet
10 2 (5.71%) MPLS
10 2 (5.71%) NetScaler
10 2 (5.71%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (37.14%) Retail
2 8 (22.86%) Games
3 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) IT Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Technical Manager
4 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Field Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Head of Infrastructure
4 2 (5.71%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) IP Design Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) IP Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) IT Support
4 2 (5.71%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Driving Licence
1 4 (11.43%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (8.57%) CCTV
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Digital Signage
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.86%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 8 (22.86%) Windows 10
4 5 (14.29%) Linux
4 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.86%) Android
6 1 (2.86%) CentOS
6 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
1 9 (25.71%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (11.43%) Change Control
4 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
4 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.57%) Project Management
4 3 (8.57%) SDLC
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (5.71%) Network Design
5 2 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.71%) People Management
5 2 (5.71%) PLM
5 2 (5.71%) Process Management
5 2 (5.71%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) C
2 1 (2.86%) Perl
2 1 (2.86%) PHP
2 1 (2.86%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) CCNP
1 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (42.86%) CCNA
3 4 (11.43%) MCP
3 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) Degree
5 2 (5.71%) JNCIA
5 2 (5.71%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.57%) SLA
3 1 (2.86%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Firmware
2 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco CUCM
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco Prime
1 8 (22.86%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.71%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) Cacti
3 1 (2.86%) Nagios
3 1 (2.86%) OpenNMS
3 1 (2.86%) Puppet
3 1 (2.86%) RANCID
3 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Cisco
2 10 (28.57%) Meraki
3 9 (25.71%) Fortinet
4 8 (22.86%) SolarWinds
5 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (17.14%) Citrix
7 4 (11.43%) Juniper
7 4 (11.43%) VMware
8 2 (5.71%) F5
8 2 (5.71%) HP
8 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.86%) Aruba
9 1 (2.86%) Brocade
9 1 (2.86%) Ericsson
9 1 (2.86%) Foundry
9 1 (2.86%) Huawei
9 1 (2.86%) Remedy
9 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.86%) ZyXEL